Phi Theta Kappa
Phi Theta Kappa is the international honors scholastic society for community colleges.
Its purpose is to recognize intellectual achievement and to provide character, leadership
and fellowship among community college students. Membership is by invitation to full-time
students having a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher at Holmes Community
The Kappa Alpha Chapter meets the second Tuesday of the month at 2:45 p.m. in room 6 of the Business building on the Goodman Campus. Goodman Activities: Relay Rally, Sidewalk Cafe', Challenge Course, College Completion Campaigns.
The Alpha Lambda Sigma Chapter meets every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month at 9:00 am in Madison Hall, room 201A on the Ridgeland campus. Ridgeland Activities: Angel Tree, Rumblin’ in Ridgeland, and campus recycling
The Alpha Mu Beta has their meetings the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month in the library at 3 p.m.
Phi Theta Kappa membership requirements are:
Must be currently enrolled in the second full-time semester at Holmes, excluding any developmental courses, and have a cumulative Holmes GPA of 3.50 or higher excluding any developmental courses.
Invitations are extended both the fall and spring semesters. Summer sessions are not considered as full time semesters.
The MS/LA regional leadership conference will be in September and the MS/LA regional
convention is held in March each year.